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  1. German-Jewish Thought and Its Afterlife
    InGerman-Jewish Thought and Its Afterlife,Vivian Liska innovatively focuses on the changing form, fate and function of messianism, law, exile, election, remembrance, and the transmission of tradition itself in three different... Learn More
    Published: 19th December 2016
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  2. Utter Chaos

    Utter Chaos

    Written by Sammy Gronemann, Translated by Penny Milbouer, Foreword by Joachim Schlör

    Series Jewish Literature and Culture

    Indiana University Press

    Published in Germany in 1920, Sammy Gronemann’s satirical novel set in 1903 at the time of the Sixth Zionist Congress follows the life of a baptized Jew, Heinz Lehnsen, as he negotiates legal entanglements, German culture, religious... Learn More
    Published: 21st March 2016
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  3. The Subject of Holocaust Fiction
    Fictional representations of horrific events run the risk of undercutting efforts to verify historical knowledge and may heighten our ability to respond intellectually and ethically to human experiences of devastation. In this... Learn More
    Published: 20th May 2015
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  4. Pioneers
    S. A. An-sky's novel dramatizes the dilemmas of Jewish young people in late Tsarist Russia as they strive to throw off their traditional religious upbringing to adopt a secular and modern identity. The action unfolds in the town... Learn More
    Published: 27th February 2014
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  5. Elie Wiesel
    Nobel Peace Prize recipient Elie Wiesel, best known for his writings on the Holocaust, is also the accomplished author of novels, essays, tales, and plays as well as portraits of seminal figures in Jewish life and experience.... Learn More
    Published: 17th May 2013
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  6. Exiles on Main Street
    How have Jews reshaped their identities as Jews in the face of the radical newness called America? Julian Levinson explores the ways in which exposure to American literary culture—in particular the visionary tradition identified... Learn More
    Published: 2nd July 2008
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  7. The Writer Uprooted
    The Writer Uprooted is the first book to examine the emergence of a new generation of Jewish immigrant authors in America, most of whom grew up in formerly communist countries. In essays that are both personal and scholarly, the... Learn More
    Published: 18th June 2008
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  8. Contemporary Jewish Writing in Europe
    With contributions from a dozen American and European scholars, this volume presents an overview of Jewish writing in post–World War II Europe. Striking a balance between close readings of individual texts and general surveys... Learn More
    Published: 5th December 2007
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  9. Creator, Are You Listening?
    In an anthology that is both scholarly and accessible to readers of contemporary poetry, David C. Jacobson examines the search for God in the work of six prominent Israeli poets—Yehuda Amichai, Admiel Kosman, Rivka Miriam, Zelda... Learn More
    Published: 20th April 2007
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  10. Poetry After Auschwitz
    In this pathbreaking study, Susan Gubar demonstrates that Theodor Adorno’s famous injunction against writing poetry after Auschwitz paradoxically inspired an ongoing literary tradition. From the 1960s to the present, as the... Learn More
    Published: 18th October 2006
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  11. The Moscow State Yiddish Theater
    "Jeffrey Veidlinger relates a fascinating and little-known piece of history.... [He] distills a remarkable amount of research into a pithy, well-turned account that will interest readers of cultural and political history." —Publishers... Learn More
    Published: 18th October 2006
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  12. Using and Abusing the Holocaust
    "Langer, by the force of scholarship and literary precision rather than dogmatic affirmation and pathos, is one of the few writers, with the exception of significant poets and novelists, who unsettles both our customary language... Learn More
    Published: 21st June 2006
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  13. Ladino Rabbinic Literature and Ottoman Sephardic Culture
    In this pathbreaking book, Matthias B. Lehmann explores Ottoman Sephardic culture in an era of change through a close study of popularized rabbinic texts written in Ladino, the vernacular language of the Ottoman Jews. This vernacular... Learn More
    Published: 3rd November 2005
    Hardback / £38.00
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  14. Haunted in the New World
    "Haunted in the New World is a superb, insightful, and acutely intelligent piece of work. It makes a real contribution to the understanding of ethnicity in general and Jewish American culture in particular." —Morris DicksteinIn... Learn More
    Published: 8th June 2005
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  15. Post-Holocaust
    "These essays are extremely well written, with the clarity and accessibility that one has come to expect from Berel Lang, one of the most respected and significant philosophers writing about the Holocaust and its impact." —Michael... Learn More
    Published: 18th January 2005
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  16. Aharon Appelfeld's Fiction
    How can a fictional text adequately or meaningfully represent the events of the Holocaust? Drawing on philosopher Stanley Cavell’s ideas about "acknowledgment" as a respectful attentiveness to the world, Emily Miller Budick... Learn More
    Published: 17th January 2005
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